Chapter Eighteen—Things Avoided, Observed, and Decoded (working title, as usual), at a humble 18,633 words, thus bringing the total to 337,090.
Some minor plotlines were stumbled upon another stretch of discovery writing, hope they will eventually lead where they should.
One can only hope :-/
13% into reading The Essential Guide To Getting Your Book Published, and I find this:
BLOGGING YOUR BOOK JOURNEY
One topic you can feel free to wax poetic on is the progress of your tome-to-be.
Just when I thought I invented it… :-/ On the other hand, it probably means that I am doing something right…
Just added: @22% – The Book Trailer
A.T.T. The tally of words: 330,000 and keeps growing. But I am done with the camping scene.
Not, that I want to change it—he is definitely dispatched there by Atta—it’s just that he would, probably, never tell the truth about it to Ngale. Seems out of character. He should joke about it and maybe later admit that someone recommended the place as a nice city to visit, which would make Ngale suspect something. Dae should tell it to Verra, though, so the reader knows the truth.